UFC on FOX 7: Benson Henderson vs. Gilbert Melendez Official Results

UFC on FOX 7: Henderson vs. Melendez airs tonight, April 20th, 2013 from the HP Pavilion in San Jose, California. The event will be broadcasted on FOX following prelims on FX and Facebook. The event is headlined by a lightweight championship bout between the current champion, Benson Henderson and Strikeforce lightweight champion and promotional newcomer, Gilbert Melendez.

Also on the card, a bout between two time heavyweight champion, Frank Mir and Strikeforce Heavyweight Grand Prix Champion, Daniel Cormier. Two decorated lightweights square off when Nate Diaz faces Josh Thomson and the main card begins with two welterweights as Matt ‘the Immortal’ Brown takes on Jordan Mein.

The official results begin at approximately 4 p.m. ET (1 p.m. PT) for the preliminary card and 8 p.m. ET for the main card.

The official results:

Benson Henderson def. Gilbert Melendez via split decision (47-48, 48-47, 48-47)
Daniel Cormier def. Frank Mir via unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-27)
Josh Thomson def. Nate Diaz via TKO (strikes) – Round 2, 3:44
Matt Brown def. Jordan Mein via TKO (strikes) – Round 2, 1:00
Chad Mendes def. Darren Elkins via TKO (punches) – Round 1, 1:08
Francis Carmont def. Lorenz Larkin via unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 29-28)
Myles Jury def. Ramsey Nijem via knockout (punches) – Round 2, 1:02
Joseph Benevidez def. Darren Uyenoyama via TKO (punches) – Round 2, 4:50
Jorge Masvidal def. Tim Means via unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 29-28)
T.J. Dillashaw def. Hugo Viana via TKO (punches) – Round 1, 4:22
Anthony Njokuani def. Roger Bowling via knockout (punch) – Round 2, 2:52
Yoel Romero def. Clifford Starks via knockout (strikes) – Round 1, 1:32

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